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Old 04-04-2020, 08:32 AM
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I have owned Sigís almost 30 years, these are the ones I have kept around.
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Old 04-04-2020, 08:54 AM
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I have four left. My oldest gun a P226 with over 25,000 rounds and NEVER a failure of any kind. Plus one of my newest guns a P365 with 1200 trouble free rounds. The other two are 1911's. A Max Michel and a Stainless Super Target.

I have so many accessories for the P226 I will probably keep it forever. The Super Target is my favorite gun to shoot so that one is a keeper also.
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Old 04-04-2020, 10:56 AM
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I used to have a P220 .45 and a P226 9mm, both W. German marked guns. I sold them a long time ago. Currently my only SIGs are two P365s. While not as classy as the P22x-series pistols I once owned they're a lot more practical for everyday use.
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Old 04-04-2020, 11:56 AM
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I've always had some configuration 226/9mm in my arsenal, most recently it was an Elite model. Damn thing was fantastic in every regard, ergos, accuracy, trigger, sights, list goes on. But I made the fatal mistake of buying a Beretta M9A3, and have since sold the Elite. I can't say the A3 is better than the 226, in any category, just that I prefer the feel of the A3. The Elite model 226 was the most accurate pistol I EVER shot, PERIOD! Like shooting a rifle. The combo of SRT trigger/ergos, and the infamous Sig bbl, are the reason I attribute to the accuracy, as anyone I let fire the gun shot it well.
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Old 04-04-2020, 01:43 PM
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I have owned Sigís almost 30 years, these are the ones I have kept around.
Youíve kept some nice ones.

My wife has had her P232 for 11 years now, itís the only firearm in our Hurt Locker with over 2k rounds. Despite its exceptional reliability, I never had a desire to own any Sigs.

But, that all changed when I first handled an MCX pistol, had to have one. A P226 Mk25 soon followed, as did a pair of POW/MIA 1911ís. Then, a P365MS showed up at my LGS last week, had to have it too.
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Old 04-04-2020, 02:48 PM
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P226's and P220's for me. Next to my 1911's, I love sigs.

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Old 04-04-2020, 02:56 PM
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Very nice.

My one and only Sig.

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Old 04-04-2020, 07:53 PM
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Old 04-04-2020, 08:06 PM
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Old 04-04-2020, 08:51 PM
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Too many to post pictures of but...

Long guns: 556 with 551 folding stock; 716, 522

Pistols: P6 (P225, ex-German Police); P220 .38 Super, P220 .45 acp (German 3 serial number guns); P320; and in my pocket, a P365 my favorite "house carry".

I used to have a P232 .32 acp (Similar in size/operation to a Walther PP); supposedly a Japanese Police overrun.

1911: GSR Stainless, TACOPS Rail, TACOPS no rail, RCS

I also have a Sig .22 Conversion unit that works on my P220 .45 but not the .38 Super.
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Old 04-04-2020, 09:05 PM
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Old 04-05-2020, 01:17 AM
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I've had so many over the years but only kept my 2022 in 40. Miss my TTT, though :-(
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Old 04-05-2020, 04:48 AM
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I've had a 229 for a very long time, it has never missed a beat and more accurate than it has any right to be. It's a 40, I will probably get a 357SIG barrel for it some day but I have no problem with the 40S&W. The 40 can be loaded to be very effective.
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Old 04-05-2020, 05:47 AM
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This is the only Sig I have - so far!
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Old 04-05-2020, 08:03 AM
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A P6 I bought when they flooded the market:



It shot so well I bought another one, which I later gave away.

Recently I bought an MPX PCC 9mm, what a fun gun:

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Old 04-05-2020, 08:18 AM
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My first handgun was a P239 that endured thousands of rounds and I eventually sold it on with a bad case of the Sig rattle (frame-slide side-to-side play). Over the years, picked up a P226 Enhanced Elite (awesome gun I will keep) and P938 (still carry it when I want something light). I had a couple P320s ( w/ and w/o optic) that I used heavily, but eventually sold on because they just didn't fit my hand right, even with assorted grip modules. My latest, and last Sig was a P225 A1 that came with frame rattle nearly as bad as the P239 was when I sold it. That got me started buying Dan Wesson's a few years ago.

Now, I'm considering another light carry gun, a P365 with manual safety, after shooting my buddy's a couple months ago. Then again, maybe I'll go 50% heavier and get a 3" Springfield EMP.
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Old 04-05-2020, 06:02 PM
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A P6 I bought when they flooded the market:


That's a great looking former Polizei Pistol. Did you send that back to SIG-Sauer to have the slide refinished or did you buy it in that condition?

Nice P6.
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Old 04-05-2020, 06:48 PM
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It came that way - it actually looks a bit better than the photo. The second one had a little more holster wear, but the internals looked almost new.

I was a little surprised after buying one that the West German police used these guns. Their officers that I have seen weren't small men, and these grips are a little short, even for me. I do have slightly larger than average hands, but not NBA-sized.

At the time I bought these, they store had a box of original holsters for them, you could have one per gun for free. This holster weighs, if I remember correctly, over 15 ounces.

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Old 04-05-2020, 08:58 PM
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Deutsche Staats Polizei also purchased the Walther P5 and HK P7.

The P5 is a bit more hand-filling front to back, but not much wider than the P6. Not certain how the P7 grip compares.

Baden-WŁrttemburg used both the P5 and P6. Bayern used the P5, and now the P99.
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Old 04-05-2020, 09:09 PM
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Love my old German made P220 so much that I kept it and traded off the new P220 Extreme I had traded for. Just not the same to me. Mine has the SIG symbol dot covering the W. As I understand it they were allowed to keep identifying the guns as made in W. Germany for five years after the reunification of Germany. After that they started striking over the W on the slides the slides. Mine is one of those.

It's probably blasphemy to say on here, but I find the P220 points even a tad bit better than the 1911 and I may actually enjoy shooting and handing it more. Yeah. Really partial to that gun.

My other SIG I've kept is my P928 Extreme. Sweet little gun. Even though I carry the G43 in its place on a daily basis, the P939 is too nice to send down the road.

I had a P320 briefly, but it didn't give me warm and fuzzies at that time.
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Old 04-05-2020, 09:34 PM
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I love my 226 and 229 Legions
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Old 04-05-2020, 09:47 PM
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I love my 226 and 229 Legions
Shot my sonís P226 Legion and loved it. Itís a true upgrade from other P226ís, every single improvement is measurable. If I didnít already have a Mk-25, Iíd be all over a P226 Legion. In fact, Iíd still like to own one.
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Old 04-05-2020, 10:08 PM
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I pick up this P226 Legion SAO last week. I also have a p938 Equinox that serves as EDC.

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Old 04-05-2020, 10:32 PM
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I have a P220 that was my very first .45 ACP (not the desireable W German stamp, unfortunately...but I like it) and also have a P938 Extreme which is my current EDC.

I like Sig, but not sure there's another one out there I'd want (maybe a 226-X6 if it was a good deal). I have ZERO interest in their 1911s...even for a good deal. Not sure why, but (just like Kimber) they have never appealed to me.
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Old 04-05-2020, 11:12 PM
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I carried two personally owned, authorized for duty use Sigs for the last 7 years before I retired. One was a Stainless Elite P226 .40 and the other was a Stainless Elite P229 .40. I sold the P226 to another agent and I continued to carry the P229 until I retired. I'm not that much of a Sig fan, and the only reason I bought those two Sigs was because our agency's list of personally owned hand guns that were authorized for duty carry was limited.

And I don't like carrying someone else's pistols, even issued pistols. You get an issued gun and you don't know how much abuse that it was subjected to before you got it. Plus, my Stainless Elite Sigs were both all steel (stainless in my case) DA/SA pistols instead of the issued DAK (I hate DAK triggers) and aluminum alloy lower receivers (I hate aluminum or plastic in a pistol). I've always preferred a 1911 all steel pistol and as soon as I retired I sold that Sig P229 and only carry a 1911 10mm now.

Here's a picture of that Sig P229.
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A picture of the P226 before I sold it.
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